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Hundreds of funded venues said #ThanksToYou with free entry

Hundreds of National Lottery funded venues and attractions across the UK opened their doors with free entry or offers to say a huge ‘thank you’ to National Lottery players.

From the much-loved Natural History Museum to the stunning Eden Project and the new V&A Dundee to more than 100 amazing National Trust properties, many of the nation’s most iconic venues and attractions are made possible #ThanksToYou – our players.

To say thanks, over 400 of these amazing venues gave away free entry (or other free offers) to anyone who turned up with a National Lottery ticket between 3-9 December 2018.

Here are a few of the highlights:

By playing The National Lottery, you help raise around £30 million a week for good causes all over the UK and since the launch of The National Lottery, more than 535,000 projects have received funding thanks to you.

10th December 2018

Photo credit: Eden Project, Tamsyn Williams

Photo credit: Penllergare Valley Woods, Jeff Moreau

For 25 years The National Lottery has been changing the lives of winners and supporting good causes across the UK. Since November 19th 1994 there have been more than 5,700 new millionaires created and over £41 billion has been given to good causes across the UK.

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